With rec budget cuts, youth associations spend $122K on PTC fields
As Peachtree City budget cuts have hit the recreation department in recent years, various youth sports associations are picking up some of the slack financially.
Last year, those sports associations kicked in an extra $122,000, compared to the city’s overall recreation budget for the sports fields: $617,000.
The soccer association, for example, spent $40,000 for the aeration and top dressing of its fields, which previously had been funded by the city, said Leisure Services Director Randy Gaddo. Read More»